SCIENCE DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS
Advanced Placement Courses
Science Buddies Program
- The department offers Advanced Placement courses in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics(C).
National Engineer week
- High school science students work with elementary school students on several science projects throughout the year.
- Physics students celebrate National engineer's week by forming an engineering company for the week that works to solve a wide range of engineering projects.
- Students participate and compete in the Science Olympiad, Technology Student Association Conferences, and the SeaPerch competition.
- Students have access to laptops and electronic probes to complete a variety of laboratory investigations and activities.
- Students make connections between classroom discussions and the science practiced in the community through visits to local research facilities, science museums, zoos, and amusement parks.
Please feel free to contact Dr. Pete Vreeland (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions or comments about the Upper Merion Area High School Science Department.